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dmitrychan

Department

Sports Medicine

Location

Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-822-1173
Email

dxchan@texaschildrens.org

Address

6701 Fannin Street
Wallace Tower - 11th Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Dmitry Chan, PT, PhD, OCS

Advanced Clinical Specialist

Education

School Education Degree Year
Hacettepe University, Institute of Health Sciences, Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Ankara Turkey PhD Doctor of Philosophy 2015
Hacettepe University, Institute of Health Sciences, Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Ankara Turkey Masters Masters of Science 2009

About

Dmitry Chan graduated from Saxion University in the Netherlands in 2006 with his degree in Physical Therapy. He continued to pursue his career in orthopedics and sports physical therapy and was awarded a PhD degree in 2015 for research in the area of proprioception. His research was published in a peer reviewed journal and he has presented at international physical therapy conferences. Dmitry has had the opportunity to work with both national sport teams and top orthopedic surgeons.

At Medical Center Dmitry Chan has special interest in managing sport concussions and he is trained in mechanical diagnosis and treatment (MDT- McKenzie) concept.

Selected Publications

Chan D, Can F. Patients’ adherence/compliance to physical therapy home exercises. Turkish Journal of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 2010; 21 (3): 132-139. PubMed URL:

http://dergipark.gov.tr/download/article-file/138108

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.